AYC News

The Austin Young Chamber Gives Back Through Foundation

Did you know that the Austin Young Chamber has a foundation? That’s right! AYC gives back each year through a collective impact funding model that provides grants to 501(c)3 non-profit organizations. Over the last 12 months, the AYC Foundation has given grants to E3 Alliance, AllTogetherATX Fund, SAFE Alliance, Mobile Loaves & Fishes, Con Mi MADRE, and Black Leaders Collective....

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Entrepreneurs and innovators invited to compete in City of Austin’s [RE]verse Pitch Competition

Austin’s sixth annual [RE]verse Pitch Competition, a program aimed at reducing waste in Austin through innovation and design, kicks off Tuesday, Feb. 2 at the online Opening Pitch Event. During this event, five local businesses and non-profits will ‘pitch’ their businesses’ surplus and byproduct materials in the hopes of finding recycling or reuse solutions for them within our local economy....

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Giving Back and Growing: How Volunteer Service Helps You and Our Community

This year's 11th Annual Non-Profit Fair was a new experience for everyone! We welcomed over 30 local non-profits to connect with attendees to share ways they can get involved and give back. We were also excited to feature Emmy Alcocer-Hill, Head of Retail Enablement for University Federal Credit Union as she spoke about the importance of volunteer service both personally and professionally....

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